Editing administrator client certificates

You can edit a certificate to change its name, enable or disable Prometheus access, or upload a new certificate when the current one has expired.

Before you begin

Procedure

  1. Select Configuration > Access Control > Client Certificates.
    The Client Certificates page appears. The existing certificates are listed.

    Certificate expiration dates are listed in the table. If a certificate will expire soon or is already expired, a message appears in the table and an alert is triggered.


    Certificate - Admin - List
  2. Select the radio button to the left of the certificate you want to edit.
  3. Select Edit.
    The Edit Certificate dialog box appears.
    Certificate - Admin - Edit
  4. Make the desired changes to the certificate.
  5. Select Save to save the certificate in the Grid Manager.
  6. If you uploaded a new certificate:
    1. Select Copy certificate to clipboard to paste the certificate to your external monitoring tool.
    2. Use an editing tool to copy and paste the new private key to your external monitoring tool.
    3. Save and test the certificate and private key in your external monitoring tool.
  7. If you generated a new certificate:
    1. Select Copy certificate to clipboard to paste the certificate to your external monitoring tool.
    2. Select Copy private key to clipboard to paste the certificate to your external monitoring tool.
      Attention: You will not be able to view or copy the private key after you close the dialog box. Copy the key to a safe location.
    3. Save and test the certificate and private key in your external monitoring tool.